"sudo port upgrade outdated" fills HDD

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Feb 17 14:42:04 PST 2010

On Feb 17, 2010, at 10:03, Sam Kuper wrote:

> Is there a command to show which ports depend on boost? The reason I ask is that if the ports that depend on boost are ones I can live without or can find .dmg files for, then I'd prefer to skip boost altogether than to troubleshoot its build process!

"port dependents boost" shows which of the ports you have installed depend on boost.

You may also be interested in the port_cutleaves program, which helps you identify which ports you have installed that you may not need anymore. To use this program, install the port_cutleaves port.

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